UCI Office of Academic Integrity & Student Conduct

Contract Cheating

Section 1

Contract Cheating

Although it has been defined in different ways, contract cheating is best described as the “outsourcing of student work to third parties” (Lancaster & Clarke, 2016, p. 639).

What is it?

Requesting Investigation Data

Faculty members may initiate investigations to obtain data from Chegg in order to determine student identities as well as request that the information be taken down. OAISC will generate a letter of support for you to present to Chegg to process your request. Request a letter to submit to Course Hero for student information: Click Here